11 Mar 2022

We should not write off the threat of nuclear warfare by Russia, says Victor Gao

Europe Editor and Presenter

When the invasion of Ukraine started, China did not openly condemn it.

But now it seems Beijing is getting increasingly concerned about the conflict.

We spoke to Victor Gao, who previously worked closely with former Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping.

We asked him how alarmed China was by Russia’s actions.